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CERAMIC COATING myths | The truth about CERAMIC COATINGS

CERAMIC COATING myths | The truth about CERAMIC COATINGS
all right welcome back to our fourth installment of our

ceramic

coating

video series in this video we're going to talk about

ceramic

coating

myths

Jason's detail tips there are some coding companies out there that have an As Seen on TV type of marketing campaign that can leave consumers with a warped sense of what a

coating

actually is and its limitations up next I'm going to explain exactly what a

coating

is and more importantly what a

coating

is not my goal with this video is to provide you with the information so you can have a realistic expectations on what a

ceramic

coating

is and how it performs it'll equip you with the right information so you can make a good decision on when choosing a

coating

for your car alright myth number one I'm not gonna have to wash my car right after one of the very first

coating

s that we did a customer very calmly and seriously asked us is it true I never have to wash my car again it definitely caught me off guard

coating

s definitely make the car much easier wash and the vehicle is certainly gonna stay cleaner for longer but your car is still gonna get dirty even with the

coating

on it myth number two is that

coating

s are permanent if you do enough research into

ceramic

coating

s you're gonna find information that will tell you the

coating

will form a permanent bond to the clear coat my problem with this one is the word permanent it leads you to believe that once you have this

coating

on your vehicle then it's...
ceramic coating myths the truth about ceramic coatings
going to be there forever this is simply just not true if you want you can think about it like this you can put a wax on a car leave it for five years in a climate control garage put a bubble around it and we come back the wax is still going to be on that surface after five years and technically you can say it lasted for five years in reality washing a car the Sun the salt the dirt all the environmental fallout are consistently breaking down the vehicles protection nothing is permanent the paint under the

coating

is not permanent and everything on this earth has a life expectancy and will break down with time have a closer look at their warranties also they are riddled with holes and fine print that include a number of things that will void your warranty myth number three is that

coating

s will peel off when they start to fail a

coating

forms a thin incredibly strong bond on the top of your clear coat people think that when it fails it's gonna fail like a clear coat separating from the base coat when a

coating

fails just like when wax fails you're not going to see it peeling it simply just wears away and you're only gonna see that the beating and the dirt shedding qualities are poor there's also no worry if you get a stone chip there's no risk of the entire

coating

being compromised

coating

myth number four is that

coating

s are scratch proof this is the biggest myth in

ceramic

coating

s if you get a

coating

on your vehicle you won't have to worry about...
ceramic coating myths the truth about ceramic coatings
scratches anymore you will see a lot of this on

ceramic

coating

websites that their product is scratch resistant please don't confuse this with scratch proof now Detailers and consumers will often see scratches differently I see it on a daily basis where a customer will believe that their paint is scratched free they may be looking at it in the garage or perhaps they're looking in a shaded area but oftentimes you won't see the true condition of your vehicle's paint unless you're in direct sunlight or you have an inspection light deep scratches are easy to see whether you're in the shade or not but the smaller scratch is that you can see in direct sunlight are usually called swirl marks the very small scratches in your paint that you see will form a spider web-like pattern and dull the reflected light coming off the surface these fine scratches appear anytime you touch the vehicle's paint in proper washing dirty towels brushes dirt or salt getting trapped in between the towels or mitts touching a dirty car brushing the paint as you walk by there's hundreds of ways the vehicle could develop soir marks

ceramic

coating

s offer hard protection and they will help prevent some of this marring and swirls but

ceramic

coating

s are not scratch proof it only takes one bad wash to put small scratches into your vehicle's

coating

proper maintenance and good washing techniques are vital to keeping your

coating

in good condition fortunately the

coating

...
ceramic coating myths the truth about ceramic coatings
offers a sacrificial layer that can be removed and reapplied as necessary to protect the original paint below it in the last video of the series I'm going to give you a rundown on how to properly maintain a

ceramic

coating

thanks for watching if you have any other

ceramic

coating

questions please put them below in the comments and in the last video of the series I'm going to give you a rundown on how to properly maintain a

ceramic

coating